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'AUScress' rose Description
'Cressida' rose photo
Photo courtesy of Buffy's Georgia Rose Garden
Availability:
Commercially available
Synonyms:
HMF Ratings:
36 favorite votes.  
ARS:
Apricot or apricot blend Shrub.
Registration name: AUScress
Exhibition name: Cressida
Origin:
Bred by David C. H. Austin (1926-2018) (United Kingdom, 1983).
Class:
Shrub.   (Series: English Rose Collection)  
Bloom:
Apricot or apricot blend.  Strong, myrrh, sweet fragrance.  Average diameter 4.5".  Medium, very full (41+ petals), in small clusters, in large clusters, cupped bloom form.  Blooms in flushes throughout the season.  
Habit:
Tall, armed with thorns / prickles, upright.  Small, semi-glossy, light green foliage.  

Height: 5' to 13' (150 to 395cm).  Width: 4' to 8' (120 to 245cm).
Growing:
USDA zone 5b through 10b.  Can be used for cut flower or garden.  Can be grown as a climber in mild climates.  Prune lightly or not at all.  
Patents:
Patent status unknown (to HelpMeFind).
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